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Thirsk Racecourse

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thirsk racecourse

Great course,good parking,nice food outlets all over.plenty of facilities,friendly people would... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Elaine B
A great local course

Not too busy, cheap and cheerful with enough amenities and 3 stands to suit all pockets. A belting... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Station Road, Thirsk YO7 1QL, England
+44 1845 522276
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Great course,good parking,nice food outlets all over.plenty of facilities,friendly people would recomed

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Elaine B
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Paid to enter premier enclosure but was a nightmare for disabled access as totally rammed and couldnt get up steps. Went into the cheap seats, the cafe was awful - like a bus station cafe. Locals weren't friendly and dressed scruffy. It was raining so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank curiousgemini
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Had bought the Cherrytree package which included food from cherrytree buffet...food awful burgers were dried out and not nice at all. Even lack of condiments/sauces etc to try and help improve the situ! Staff customer service for food was not overly pleasant either. Would recommend...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

£5 for a pint and they didn't even wear a mask! £4.95 for pie and peas - I tell you! £2.30 for a brew - which isn't too bad really The grounds are nice and we were in the premier bit. There is simply no...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dawnie100
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Not too busy, cheap and cheerful with enough amenities and 3 stands to suit all pockets. A belting day out!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank afarce
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely day in owners and trainers bar at Thirsk, very well looked after and free lunch and tea and coffee a bonus. Lovely friendly racecourse and would highly recommend

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank danny402
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Always a pleasure, we have been travelling up from Leicestershire for the past 5 years. Well organised, friendly and immaculately looked after its a go to racecourse for us.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jan F
Reviewed August 10, 2018

We go on two weekends racing a year and several day trips but this is the first time we have visited Thirsk racecourse. Unfortunately it wasn’t a happy experience. We booked the premier stand and found it to be rather small for the amount of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jackie F
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We visited on Saturday 4th of August. It was extremely busy, the weather was great and it was lovely to see so many people enjoy racing. In the Owners bar it was difficult to get a seat to eat. Not because people were sitting down,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great caravan/motor home park good amenities close to the town and of course the race course. Very reasonably priced and a discount if you are in the caravan club

Date of experience: August 2018
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July 11, 2018|
Response from Martin W |
Yes you can but only in the family enclosure food and drink
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June 20, 2018|
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Dog walks in Thirsk. (0 Replies)
Hello. We will be visiting Thirsk soon with our 2 dogs. Are there any places in or very near Thirsk we can safely let the dogs off lead? I heard there is part of Thirsk racecourse you can do just that but need to know exactly where it is. Thanks.
September 15, 2018|